Growth Mindset Podcast

Embrace your curiosity and discover your potential

About the show

A growth mindset is the belief that you can do anything if you work for it.

Your host Sam Harris finds remarkable individuals doing extraordinary things and breaks the processes down to show how anyone can achieve anything.

Sam has launched several businesses, travelled the world, and nearly died a few times, all in the spirit of curiosity and adventure. Some highlights include touring North Korea to hitch-hiking across Kazakhstan. He brings his insatiable appetite for learning to the podcast and challenges his guests with unusual questions to bring listeners unique insights.

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Episodes

  • 138: The Neuroscience of Success Mindsets - Ryan Gottfredson, Ph.D.

    September 15th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  27 mins 49 secs
    neuroscience, success mindsets, understanding failure

    Mindset author, researcher, and consultant, Ryan Gottfredson, joins the podcast for the second time as we dive into the neuroscience of success mindsets and how to cultivate a winning formula.

    We also talk a bit about his general life experiences and how he's got his book into our bestsellers list,

  • 137: How to Pitch to Venture Capitalists - Greg Spillane - Serial Entrepreneur

    September 8th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  12 mins 52 secs
    pitch your startup, syncify, top tips, venture capitalists

    CEO of Fancy.com and serial entrepreneur, Greg Spillane shares his top tips on how to talk to and pitch to venture capitalists and get them to invest in you.

  • 136: Perfectly hidden depression - Dr Margaret Rutherford, PhD, Author & host Self work podcast

    September 1st, 2020  |  Season 6  |  37 mins 46 secs
    depression, mental health, self work

    Dr. Margaret Rutherford joins the podcast as we hear more about depression but also about midlife and other mental health issues, in language that just makes sense.

  • 135: Genuinely you - How to stay happy - Gina Gardiner - Author, Head Teacher & Coach

    August 24th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  50 mins 32 secs
    enlightened leadership, genuinely you, happiness, thriving not surviving, women empowerment

    Gina Gardiner is a brilliant human. I can't say how lovely this conversation is. She has lived such an uplifting life and has so many heartwarming tales. You really can just sit back and prepare to smile a lot!

  • 134: How to be an influencer - Mayaan Gordon, Entrepreneur, Tik Tok influencer

    August 20th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  25 mins 11 secs
    marketing tips, meditation, startup, tiktok influencer

    Entrepreneur and influencer, Mayaan Gordon, joins the podcast as we talk about success, failures and useful tips in life.

  • 133: 100 mile mindset - Nate Bailey - 1st Lietenant, entrepreneur, Ironman, author & podcast host

    August 17th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  29 mins 56 secs
    100 mile marathon, championship leadership podcast, mindsets

    Veteran, entrepreneur and coach, Nate Bailey, joins the podcast as we dive into his life journey. Having been in the army and transitioning back to civilian life, he went through his own ups and downs. Now he can bring real-life experience to those that listen to his story.

    Nate is here to help you master self-doubt and accomplish what you want out of life. Not only does he coach on mindsets, but he also lives it.

  • 132: Digging deep - Maayan Gordon, Entrepreneur, Tik Tok influencer

    August 13th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  36 mins 14 secs
    adversity, entrepreneur tips. taking risks, market research

    Entrepreneur and social media coach, Maayan Gordon joins the podcast as she shares her hustle in starting her businesses and how she overcame adversity along the way.

    Despite being a risk-taker, Maayan gives out very helpful insights on how to think creatively, knowing how your targeted customers behaviours, and dealing with your fears.

  • 131: Finding Success - Greg Spillane - Serial Entrepreneur

    August 10th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  45 mins 48 secs
    fancy.com, life tips, mindsets, raising vc

    Growth-focused technology leader and CEO of Fancy.com, Greg Spillane, joins the podcast as he shares his experience in finding success in life and in business.

    On the episode, we talk all about mindsets and how to take on new challenges. Looked into raising capital and running startup businesses as an entrepreneur.

  • 130: Being a Voice For Change - Mya-Rose Craig, AKA Birdgirl, Climate activist

    August 6th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  26 mins 50 secs
    bird girl, bird watching, climate change, greta thunberg

    On the podcast, top world birder, conservationist and environmentalist, Mya-Rose Craig, AKA Birdgirl.

    In the episode, we talk about how Mya-Rose started her blogging as Birdgirl, her love for birds and the environment, and her encounter with a fellow environmental activist - Greta Thunberg.

  • 129: Anything is popsicle - Josh Lee, Northern bloc ice cream

    August 3rd, 2020  |  Season 6  |  39 mins 26 secs
    business tips, covid-19, northern bloc, traditional ice cream

    Co-founder of Northern Bloc, Josh Lee, joins the podcast as we have a delightful conversation about building real products such as their ice cream.

    In this episode, we find out how they got started and how they went from just an idea of growing into a rapidly expanding ice cream brand in the UK.

    A number of good and useful lessons to be learnt from a business aspect, especially in trying times such as right now with covid-19.

  • 128: The outside mindset - Verla Fortier - Author

    July 30th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  38 mins 3 secs
    green space research, health tips, nature, outside mindset

    Verla Fortier, author of the book, “Take Back Your Outside Mindset: Live Longer, Prevent Dementia, and Control Your Chronic Illness." joins the podcast as she takes us through her surprising diagnosis of Lupus and how learning about green space research has changed her life and her healing.

    Throughout the episode, Verla explains what green space research is and how important nature is in our healing. Nature is healing for all of us - chronic illness or not. You’ll learn how increasing time spent out of the house will make you feel renewed like you’re on a permanent vacation.

  • 127: Top 1% life - Kathleen Black, Real estate investor & author

    July 27th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  47 mins 15 secs
    coaching and consulting, real estate investments, top 1% life, women empowerment

    On the episode, Kathleen Black, a highly successful real estate, investor, and coach, and the author of the book The Top 1% Life, joins the podcast.

    We cover what it's like being a successful woman in a male-centred environment, such as real estate. We talk about the future of the real estate market and the impact of COVID-19 and also investing in general.

    We also talk about how to change your mindsets and the mindsets of others. And of course, writing a book.

  • 126b: Growth Mindset Masterclass - Graham Hobson, Founder - Photobox

    July 20th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  13 mins 50 secs
    growth mindset, masterclass, startup tips

    For today's masterclass, founder and CTO of the photo box group, Graham Hobson, talks about his experience with business success and having a growth mindset.

    With a number of lessons learnt, Graham shares that the belief in him from others and the fact that he was just always trying to learn new skills, developing his mindsets helped him succeed.

  • 126a: CEO mindset - Graham Hobson, Founder - Photobox

    July 17th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  35 mins 22 secs
    ceo, entrepreneur, moonpig, photobox, selling emotions

    Our guest on the show is an entrepreneur, CEO and founder of Photobox - Graham Hobson. Aside from Photobox, Graham owns the infamous Moonpig and has worked with a lot of startups and social impact companies on their growth and exit plans.

    Graham shares a wealth of information on business success and life tips. We also dive into his journey on how he started and grew Photobox.

  • 125: How to do relationships - Jonathan Aslay - Relationships coach and author - 'What the heck is self love anyway'

    July 13th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  45 mins 22 secs
    adversity, online dating, personal development, relationship coach, self-love

    America's Leading Mid-Life Dating and Relationship Coach and Author, Jonathon Aslay, joins the podcast as he shares his journey of losing it all and how self-love became the answer to a happier, healthier and more love-filled life.

    Today, he's on a mission to encourage us to fully love ourselves with his new book, "What The Heck Is Self-Love Anyway?" Jonathon's story is a powerful testament to personal development and self-work.

  • 124: Living to your own beat - Debbie Arcangeles, Author & Host - The Offbeat Life Podcast

    July 9th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  37 mins 9 secs
    podcasting, remote work, the offbeat life, women at work

    The Offbeat Life podcast host, Debbie Arcangeles joins the show as she shares her experience on living the best life and embracing remote work. A lot of great insights on mindsets, finding happiness on your terms and getting stuff done at the same time.

    I was on her podcast and it's my delight to now have her on the podcast to talk about what she's been doing with her life, remote things, dealing with the whole lockdown situation, and also launching a new project - teaching people how to create a podcast,